caption White House senior advisers Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner. source Kevin Lamarque/Reuters The White House senior advisers Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner, the president’s daughter and son-in-law, sought to assert some authority over flights funded by the State Department, according to a new book previewed by The New York Times. In the book “Kushner Inc.,” the journalist Vicky Ward reportedly writes that Ivanka Trump frequently asked to travel on Air Force planes even when it was not always necessary. Rex Tillerson rejected many of her requests while he was secretary of state, the book said, prompting Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner to invite cabinet-level officials along to justify such trips, The Times reported on Monday night. The White House senior advisers Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump’s daughter and son-in-law, have sought to assert some authority over flights funded by … [Read more...] about Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner were repeatedly rejected when they tried to fly on Air Force planes, so they found a workaround
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By John Wagner The Washington Post Fri., Feb. 8, 2019 Ivanka Trump said in a new interview that she has “zero concern” about the investigation of special counsel Robert Mueller and sought to play down the significance of a prospective Moscow real estate deal that the Trump Organization pursued while her father was running for president. “I’m not, I’m really not,” said Ivanka Trump, President Trump’s daughter and White House adviser, when asked during an interview with ABC News if she was concerned about any of her “loved ones” being caught up in Mueller’s probe of possible coordination between the Trump campaign and Russia in the 2016 presidential election campaign. “I have zero concern,” she said. Ivanka Trump asserted that the pursuit of a Trump Tower project in Russia during the 2016 campaign is a facet of the Mueller investigation that has been overblown. “There’s nothing there, … [Read more...] about Ivanka Trump has ‘zero concern’ about Mueller probe, plays down pursuit of Trump Tower in Moscow
By Vanessa Friedman The New York Times Wed., July 25, 2018 So the Ivanka Trump brand is over: kaput, shutting down, soon to be no more. Really? Do not be silly. The Ivanka Trump brand is alive and well and working in the West Wing as a special adviser to President Donald Trump. It is the Ivanka Trump fashion line that is closing, as announced Tuesday by the first daughter. The one was only ever a shadow expression of the other — or rather, a homage of sorts to what she liked to wear. Which was exactly the problem. The company was based on the premise that there was a group of women who would want to buy, with hard dollars and cents, the image Ivanka Trump herself was selling to the world. The one she disseminated so relentlessly via guest appearances on her father’s television show and stories in Vogue and books and on her own Instagram page: Herself as the glassy blond embodiment of the woman who had it all — a big job, family, a perfect blow out, … [Read more...] about The Ivanka Trump brand isn’t quite dead yet
Ivanka Trump‘s fashion company announced on Tuesday that it would be shutting down. “After 17 months in Washington, I do not know when or if I will ever return to the business, but I do know that my focus for the foreseeable future will be the work I am doing here in Washington,” she said in a statement. Here is a look back at her fashion business career. Ivanka Trump’s fashion label is closing up shop. On Tuesday, the first daughter and White House adviser informed fans that she would be closing down her business of seven years to focus on her work in Washington. “After 17 months in Washington, I do not know when or if I will ever return to the business, but I do know that my focus for the foreseeable future will be the work I am doing here in Washington,” she said in a statement. “So making this decision now is the only fair outcome for my team and partners.” Abigail Klem, who took over as president … [Read more...] about Ivanka Trump’s fashion company is shutting down. Here’s the full story of the first daughter’s business from its founding to the end.
NEW YORK: Ivanka Trump announced on Tuesday (Jul 24) that she was closing her eponymous fashion brand, following a firestorm of criticism about potential conflicts of interests and flagging sales fuelled by a political backlash.The 36-year-old, who has been frequently photographed stepping out of her Washington villa wearing shoes from her namesake label, stepped away from the company in 2017 before moving to Washington to work as an advisor to her father, President Donald Trump.While the clothing, footwear and accessories brand experienced a surge in sales in 2016, the year that Trump won the presidency, the label suffered a backlash after he took office, and had been axed by a growing number of retail chains.The mother-of-three, who with husband Jared Kushner made at least US$82 million last year, is unpaid for her White House work but has faced sustained criticism about possible conflicts of interest with her business.In January 2017, she announced before moving to Washington … [Read more...] about Ivanka Trump announces closure of namesake fashion brand